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CBS
Aug 28, 2013 4:00am PDT
the obama administration says there is little doubt the assad regime used chemical weapons against civilians. >> if you were -- you are ready to go like that? >> we are ready to go like that. >> wildfires continue to burn in california. it's one of the largest in state history. >> did you fear for the worst? >> we were prepared for the worst, yes. >> a survivor's tale. we'll hear from the fourth -- first grader who survived for hours after being buried alive in a sand dune. >> i have a dream today. >>> and the nation prepares to mark the 50th anniversary of the march on washington. and martin luther king jr.'s march on washington. and martin luther king jr.'s historic speech on civil rights. captioning funded by cbs good morning. good to be with you. the obama administration is gearing up for military action against syria, possibly within days. as early as today the u.s. could release an intelligence report directly linking the assad regime to chemical weapons attack against syrian civilians. defense secretary chuck hagel says u.s. forces are ready, and the white house says the goal of the m
CBS
Aug 1, 2013 4:00am PDT
>>> the government's surveillance programs go under the microscope today. president obama will make his case to lawmakers to keep the nsa's spying capabilities alive. >>> major league baseball prepares to hand out suspensions toll more than a dozen players for their involvement in the sport's latest performance-enhancing drug scandal, and the game's highest paid player could be facing a lifetime ban. >>> and george zimmerman surfaces. the neighborhood watch volunteer acquitted of murdering trayvon martin has a minor brush with the law. captioning funded by cbs captioning funded by cbs thursday, august 1st, >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for thursday, august 1st, 2013. good morning. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. well, this afternoon, the growing debate over privacy over national security moves to the white house. president obama meets with a bipartisan group of lawmakers to discuss the national security agency's sweeping surveillance program. meanwhile the british paper that first revealed the program has published documents that appear to show the nsa can sift throu
CBS
Aug 8, 2013 4:30am EDT
homes and trees but there were no reports of injuries. >>> president obama's cancellation of the attendance of the summit is being applauded by the u.s. lawmakers from both parties. in a written statement the white house said we believe it would be more constructive to postpone the summit until we have more results from our shared agenda. the u.s. and russia have been butting heading over russia granting asylum to nsa leaker edward snowden. a meeting between the u.s. and russian defense ministers is still scheduled for tomorrow. >>> this morning there are reports of another suspected u.s. drone strike in yemen. at least six suspected al qaeda members were killed according to local officials. it would be the third day in a row and the sixth such strike in less twan two weeks. yemen's government said yesterday it had foiled al qaeda plots to seize gas missiles. >>> president obama talked about the terrorism threat that forced the u.s. to temporarily shut 19 diplomatic posts during a visit to camp pendleton, california. he talked about the war on afghanistan and sexual assaul
CBS
Aug 7, 2013 4:00am PDT
>>> more than a dozen diplomatic posts remain closed amid a terror threat, and president obama urges americans traveling abroad to use caution. >> this radical, you know, violent extremism is still out there. >>> george w. bush spends the night in the hospital after doctors perform a procedure to clear a blocked arter er near the former president's heart. >> the damage is done. they need to let my father go. >> the father of a teenager believed to be kidpped begs for her release and sends a message directly to his daughter. >> hannah, we all love you very much. if you have a chance, you take it. you run. you'll be found. thank you. captioning funded by cbs >>> this is the "cbs morning news" for wednesday, august 7th, 2013. good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm alexis christoforous. president obama is speaking out about the terror threat that's forced the closure of more than a dozen diplomats posts. yesterday they were ordered out of yemen and the first criminal charges were filed in last year's attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. jericka duncan has our report.
CBS
Aug 23, 2013 4:00am PDT
obama has reportedly ruled outputting american troops on the ground, but a no fly zone over syria could still be an option. jericka duncan, cbs news, new york. >>> back in this country jury deliberations continue in the fort hood shooting trial of major nadal hasan. hasan is representing himself. he chose not to give a closing argument yesterday. hasan admitted he was the shooter admitting he was the soldier who switched sides. prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. >>> closing arguments are scheduled for today in the sentencing of the american soldier charged with killing 16 afghan citizens. sergeant robert bales apologized. bales attacked two villages killing men, women and children. he pleaded guilty in june. a military jury will decide whether a life sentence should include the chance of parole. >>> today the san diego city council considers a deal to resolve the sexual harassment scandal involving mayor bob filner. it's reported filner could resign as early as today. as bigad shaban reports, one sticking point could be filner's legal fees. >> reporter: bob filner got into an su
CBS
Aug 20, 2013 4:00am PDT
for president obama to suspend aid to the country. but even cutting off nearly $1.5 billion in annual support may not bring the change washington is hoping for. >> good afternoon. >> reporter: on monday, secretary of defense chuck hagel was asked if cutting aid to egypt would help end the violence there. >> our ability to influence the outcome in egypt is limited. it's up to the egyptian people. >> reporter: egypt may not lose a dime. saudi arabia said it will reimburse egypt if western countries suspend their aid. now, so far, it's very unlikely that washington will suspend all aid to egypt. so far, the government here is making only small moves, canceling the delivery of some f-16 fighter jets and canceling military exercises planned for next month. anne-marie. >> thank you, susan. >>> san diego mayer bob filner appeared in public for the first time yesterday following weeks of intensive therapy. he is fighting to keep his job amid allegations of sexual harassment. bigad shaban reports from san diego. >> reporter: mayor filner didn't say much as he walked into a closed-door meeting at the c
CBS
Aug 27, 2013 4:00am PDT
>>> the obama administration prepares to respond to what it characterizes as the undeniable evidence of a chemical weapons attack in syria. >> our sense of basic humanity is offended, not only by this cowardly crime, but also by the cynical attempt to cover it up. >>> california fire crews are slowly making progress against that massive wildfire near yosemite national park. >>> and a nation's hero. sergeant ty carter receives this country's highest military honor for his actions during the war in afghanistan. this is the "cbs morning news" in afghanistan. this is the "cbs morning news" for tuesday, august 27th, 2013. captioning funded by cbs >>> good morning, good to be with you, i'm anne-marie green. this morning, the united states is considering military action against syria after what secretary of state john kerry described as undeniable use of chemical weapons. without mincing words, kerry said there must be consequences for the attack. susan mcginnis is here in new york with the latest. good morning, susan. >> anne-marie, it is clear that the u.s. is moving closer to a
CBS
Aug 29, 2013 4:00am PDT
a strike against the syrian government. >> reporter: the obama administration is lining up support on capitol hill for a potential military strike against syria. white house officials will brief high ranking members of congress this afternoon. president obama says he has not yet decided whether or not to attack syria, but he is sure of one thing. >> we have concluded that the syrian government in fact carried this out and if that is so, there need to be international consequences. >> reporter: the pentagon is ready to go whenever the president makes that decision. a u.s. submarine and four war ships are in the eastern mediterranean and all are armed with cruise missiles. russia and china walked out of a security meeting preventing a resolution authorizing military force. the united states says it does not need u.n. approval. >> we can not be held up in responding by russia's continued intransigence in the united nations. the uk little mare may be prevented from joining the u.s. on an attack in syria until after the unweapons inspectors make their report. >> we have ethics to make s
CBS
Aug 12, 2013 4:00am PDT
debate about u.s. surveillance practices, and late last week president obama vowed to make the program more transparent and accountable. >> some steps to make americans more comfortable will actually make americans less safe. >> reporter: republican congressman peter king says surveillance is a legitimate role of government. >> we're talking about life and death, and having lived in new york through 9/11, i know what that means. we cannot afford to have this be a debating society. we need decisions made quickly, yes or no, up and down. lives are at state. >> reporter: lon snowden said much of what the president discussed on friday was superficial. susan mcginnis, cbs news. >>> two of three people reported missing from a mud slide in central colorado have been found safe. at least one person was killed by the mudslides, which destroyed six homes in manitou springs. a woman seen clinging to a free friday night is still unaccounted for. 30 others' homes were also damaged. >>> and firefighters in southern california expect to fully contain a fast-moving wildfire that destroyed at least 26
CBS
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
. they're calling on president obama to cut off aid to egypt. >> we're going to have to suspect our aid because we can't support the action of the military. >> reporter: the president says the egyptian military is necessary because it keeps the peace with israel and provides safe passage through the suez canal. >> there are no good choices but of the two i think there's more opportunity to protect american interests if we work with the military. >> reporter: the u.s. sends roughly $1.5 billion to egypt each year with nearly all of it going directly to the military. the european union is also considering a suspension of aid to egypt. european foreign ministers say they will decide this week what to do with the $7 billion in loans and grants promised for egypt. >> ko im in washington. thank you, ko. >>> british authorities detained the partner of the journalist who broke the story. glenn greenwald says his long-time partner david miranda was returning from berlin to brazil yesterday when he was stopped at heathrow airport. greenwald had written a series of reports based on information lea
CBS
Aug 21, 2013 4:00am PDT
the organization's supreme leader was taken into custody. in washington, the obama administration may be nearing a decision on whether to cut some of its annual financial aid to egypt. administrators met at the white house yesterday. charlie d'agata reports. >> reporter: it was a humiliating defeat for the top leader of the muslim brotherhood. just hours after his arrest, mohammed badie was shown on egyptian tv looking tired and intimidated. he's charged with inciting violence after the fiery speeches he made in the muslim brotherhood's main protest camp. but it's the violence in the government's crackdown to clear protests that's brought international condemnation and calls for the u.s. to suspend its billion-dollar aid package. interim foreign minister nabil fahmy told us egypt is fighting a war against what he calls terrorism. >> our national security decisions will be determined by our national security perspectives. they will not be determined by whether we get aid from one country to another. >> reporter: can you understand why americans have reluctance? they have looked at the events of t
CBS
Aug 26, 2013 4:00am PDT
. they are using cruise missiles in place and potential command bunkers in place. president obama told cnn that the u.s. has to be mindful of the action. >> getting in stuff that doesn't turn out well can get us mired in difficult situation. can result in us being drawn into very expensive, difficult, costly, and breeds more resentment in the region. >> reporter: no one knows that better than colin powell. he believes the u.s. should not get involved in a civil war. >> have no affection for mr. asaad. i know him. he is a pathological liar with respect to my interaction with him but i'm less sure of the resistance. >> reporter: but doing nothing has it's own consequences. >>> the problem is, at this point, if the red line is not held we're going to have more refugees flowing out into syria's neighbors. so the president now has to make a decision. the conflict in syria is spilling out over it's boarders and no longer containable and threatening u.s. core interests. >> they warn the u.s. not to jump to conclusions before the un completed it's investigation. cbs news washington. >>> iraq remai
CBS
Aug 6, 2013 4:00am PDT
fell 46 points, the nasdaq gained just over 3 points. >>> president obama travels to phoenix today where he will propose overhauling the mortgage system. mr. obama will propose shutting fannie mae and freddie mac, the mortgage giants that the government bailed out in the 2008 financial collapse. the president wants to replace them in a system in which the private market buys home loans and repackages them. >>> and jetblue is going first class. the airline known for its all-coach service is adding 16 lie flat first class seats on its transcontinental flights. it is the first time jetblue will have two types of service. transcontinental routes are the most profitable and highly contested domestic markets for airlines. i like the idea of lying flat on a flight. >> anything that makes me more comfortable while i'm in the air i'm all for it. hopefully, the prices won't start to skyrocket. ashley morrison, thanks so much. >>> and in sports, heisman-trophy winners johnny manziel takes the field amid a field of controversy. the texas a&m quarterback suited up for his first practice of the
CBS
Aug 14, 2013 4:00am PDT
and insurance companies and seems to sidestep a clear promise from president obama when the president was fighting for the health care law in 2009, caps on what patients would pay was a major selling point. >> insurance companies will have to abade by a yearly cap on how much you can be charged for your out-of-pocket expense. no one in america should go broke because of an illness. >> reporter: the white house defended its decision pointing out that next year's out-of-pocket pharmacy costs even at $6,350 is still a good deal for patients. right now there are no protections on drug patients in a drive to put this law into place. wyatt andrews, cbs news, washington. >>> well, coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," violence in egypt. the latest on the deadly clash between police and protesters. >>> plus, the controversy over the repairs on the martin luther king memorial. why it won't be ready for the 50th anniversary of the march on washington. >>> and the co-host of "the talk" sara gilbert is in the studio, studio 57. she's going to talk about a new book. that's the "cb
CBS
Aug 16, 2013 4:00am PDT
national reconciliation. >> reporter: on wednesday president obama condemned the government's decision to crack down on protesters and he announced the u.s. would can sell bilateral military practices with egypt that go back to 1981. >> it cannot connell as usual when civilians are being killed in the streets and rights are being rolled back. >> reporter: one thing the u.s. will not do now is cut off aid to egypt, most of which goes to the military. most agree with the solution. >> reporter: the muslim brotherhood refuses to recognize the interim government. they say they will not negotiate until morsi is back in office and they'll take to the streets until he returns. jericka duncan, cbs news, new york. >>> as we understand it, the muslim brotherhood is calling for more rallies. what can we expect? >> reporter: good morning, anne-marie. that's right. the muslim brotherhood is called for a day of marches and rallies, what they're called a day of rage. more than 600 people were killed. the muslim brotherhood says it will continue to protest peacefully, but there are real fears that egyp
CBS
Aug 22, 2013 4:00am PDT
to be put down, then it will happen. >> reporter: the obama administration claims assad has ordered the use of chemical weapons in the past. jerica duncan, cbs news, new york. >>> now to egypt where former president hosni mubarak is expected to be released from prison today. he'll be placed under house arrest possibly at a military hospital. the court ordered to release mubarak is causing further tension in a country already over the edge. alex ortiz is in cairo. alex, egypt is still reeling from bloody clashes this month. so how does mubarak's release complicate an already tense situation? >> reporter: hi. good morning. well, yes, the prime minister using his state of emergency powers has elected to place mubarak under house arrest following his release at some point today. many people here who back ousted president mohammed morsi though are seizing on this to assert that what's really happened here over the last month and a half, all that really means is a return of the mubarak security state. >> now he's 85 years old. he still faces murder charges, corruption charges, but given the uncer
CBS
Aug 2, 2013 4:00am PDT
.s./russia relations and jeopardizes september's summit between president obama and president vladimir putin. for the time being snowden is living in the home of an american ex-patriot. tara mergener reports. >> reporter: this photo shows edward snowden just before he got in a taxi and drove away from the moscow airport. the nsa leaker spent more than a month inside looking for a legal way out. thursday his attorney held up the documents granting snowden asylum in russia for one year. snowden's father told russian television he expected he's gratified. he'll listen to vladimir putin. he has stopped leaking. >> he's made a sacrifice. >> reporter: through the wikileaks website snowden thanking russia and said in the end the law is winning. the white house is furious and says russia should send snowden home to face trial. >> mr. snowden is not a whistle blower. he's accused of leaking classified information. >> reporter: the president held a white house meeting thursday with lawmakers concerned about the scope of the nsa surveillance program snowden exposed. some senators are pushing for new li
CBS
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am EDT
to be a winner. let's talk about obama versus kris jenner. >> kris jenner fighting back at the press. you can have the 10,000 square foot crib. yo, this battle is ill as swine flu. >> hand crack, tell me, what happened with oprah, and wow. >> oprah's luck is the worse. she tried to go to switzerland just to buy a purse. tell me what this crazy old broad did. she tried to say oprah couldn't afford it. i guess she didn't recognize her face. come on, she got money, she got boom inside her pocket. richest lady in the world. you should have recognized her, the most famous girl. >> have you ever had corn on the cob, ashton kutcher kept saying the word job. >> he won the teen choice award so effortless, but he kept sending the subliminal messages. nobody knew what was going on. they were wondering what the heck was wrong. >> looks like the world is coming to an end. >> there's a lot of guys posing for the scene called boudoir. but you know what drove photos crazy, taken by j.c. >> can we take that back? can we do that again? >> moving on. >> ooh! >> rap of the week! >> yeah! >> exercise your thumb.
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